Friday, 2nd June 2023

Electoral Act 2022

29 Mar
After the February 2023 Presidential Election, many theories concerning the procedure of transmission of the elections arose. There were insinuations and conspiracy theories therefrom.
22 Feb
Yobe State Police Command and other security agencies said they are ready to provide adequate security before, during and after the general elections.
11 Dec
As the 2023 general elections approaches, there has been an upbeat in politicking and political campaigns by politicians and their parties to woo voters. This is besides a lot of ‘strategising,’ as it is called in political circles, on how to tilt the outcome of the polls in their favour.
15 Oct 2022
One of the many salient provisions of Nigeria’s Electoral Act 2022 is the legislation that all pre-election matters should be concluded and dispensed with before the 2023 General elections.
4 Oct 2022
A fundamental axiom encapsulated in the highest law of Nigeria is that power belongs to the people through and by whom government derives its powers and legitimacy.
21 Sep 2022
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, yesterday, challenged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to leverage the new Electoral Act 2022 to deliver free, fair and credible elections.
28 Aug 2022
Unless the Nigerian political actors resolve to play by the rules, the electoral debacle in the country’s democratic system would continue to get worse. Although there are many
2 Jul 2022
Ever since he championed the passage of Nigeria’s Climate Change Bill into law by the Ninth National Assembly, Chief Samuel Ifeanyi Onuigbo, has come to be known as Mr Climate Change
25 Jun 2022
The Supreme Court has struck out the suit filed by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN) to void section 84 (12) of the Electoral Act 2022.
22 May 2022
As Nigerians await President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent to the amended Section 84(8) of the Electoral Act 2022, the plan by the two major political parties, the ruling All Progressives Congress...
11 May 2022
The Court of Appeal on Wednesday set aside the judgment of the Federal High Court in Umuahiaa, Abia State which voided the provision of Section 84 (12) of the Electoral Act 2022.
11 Apr 2022
When President Muhammadu Buhari signed the newly amended Electoral Act on February 25, 2022, many heaved a sigh of relief because the process had dragged on for too long. Nigerians


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Save Nigeria Movement (SNM), yesterday, faulted issuance of Brown Card, aimed at granting permanent residency to foreigners in the country, in breach of extant provision of the law.
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The Federal Government has assured of its readiness to always ensure all-round development of oil-producing host communities in the country as enshrined in the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA).
12 mins ago
TRS Promotions has emphasised the need to create a legacy for traditional games to promote youth development and social cohesion, as well as help showcase the country’s potential in sports and tourism.
24 mins ago
First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has introduced a unique product, the FCMB Airtime Advance, to enable customers borrow between N200 and N5,000 directly from their bank accounts to purchase airtime, regardless of their financial standing.
27 mins ago
The Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN) has mourned founding chairman of Daar Communications Plc, Dr. Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi, who recently passed on at age 71.